Recognition of Depression and Methods of Depression Screening in People with Cancer

Steven D. Passik, Amy Elizabeth Allison

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8 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDepression and Cancer
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9780470689660
StatePublished - Dec 2 2010


  • Assessing depression in special oncology populations
  • Barriers to the recognition of depression in cancer patients
  • Geriatric depression scale GDS
  • Hospital anxiety and depression scale HADS
  • Identifying major depression in cancer patients
  • Item response theory (IRT)
  • Referral of depressed patients with cancer
  • Screening for depression in cancer patients
  • The center for epidemiological studies-depression scale ces-D
  • Underdiagnosis of depression in cancer patients

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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